In Vitro Testing Industrial Platform


The In Vitro Testing Industrial Platform (IVTIP), is an informal platform founded in 1993. Currently it comprises 46 companies from different sectors


IVTIP members are supportive of the 3Rs. They pursue opportunities in Reduction (of animal numbers) and Refinement (of existing animal experiments)


IVTIP follows up on the industrial applicability and acceptance of established 3R approaches. IVTIP provides an informal forum for networking with


IVTIP holds two scientific meetings a year. One is a members-only meeting and one is an open general meeting where topics of mutual interest are

Next IVTIP meeting

The next open IVTIP meeting will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, on May 28 and 29, 2015. 
AOPs in Developmental and Lung Toxicity
An in vitro route to mechanistic understanding and AOP-based testing

For more information and registration form go to the Events page 

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Funding opportunities

Funding opportunities for the development of alternative methods are being made available a number of organizations. Please check out the following

News from Members

Real time in vitro evaluation of the carcinogenic potential of contaminants INRA News Office, september 9th, 2014 The Genotrace project, combining

News from the E.U.

The activities of the European Union are easily accessible. The best way to start is with the CORDIS website , which provides links to all EU

3R Information and interesting links

For more information on 3R initiatives and interesting links please click here. Suggestions for more interesting links can be sent to

IVTIP partners

  • CAAT
  • EPAA